Eating Healthier

  I hope you all had a great Father’s Day!  In the morning Levi helped Derek open up his presents.  One of his favorites was Dad’s Root Beer which has been a tradition since he became a dad.  Then we headed to Provo to listen to my cousin talk in church.  She will be leaving… 

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Bean and Cheese Burritos

  I love to make sure my husband always has something to take to work for lunch.  I often make different meals for him and freeze them so there is always something available if we don’t have leftovers in the fridge.  When we moved in I asked him for a short list of things he… 

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Good News!

I am excited to let you all know that baby #2 is on it’s way!  I am due November 28th and am 15 weeks along.  I made these cookies a little while ago to announce to our families the good news.  I am feeling pretty good these days now that I’m in the 2nd trimester…. 

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Fudgy Homemade Brownies

Honestly, I usually make brownies from a box.  A few times I’ve made brownies from scratch and sadly the boxed brownies were better.  Well, when I saw this recipe on my friend’s food blog she promised they were amazing.  With a fudgy gooey middle and a crispy flaky crust on top.  I was excited to… 

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How to Cut Warm Brownies

I love the smell of brownies baking in my oven.  It’s irresistible and fills the house with an amazing chocolate smell.  After they are baked it takes a long time to cool down and I’ve always had the problem of trying to cut them when they are warm, even a little warm. A couple years ago… 

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Sunny Morning Muffins

I first came across this recipe last year.  It called for 3 different fruits: blueberries, banana and strawberries.  I had never thought you could put strawberries in a muffin because I had never had it before.  After making the recipe and trying one I couldn’t believe how good these muffins were!  The best part of… 

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Sloppy Joes

  Have you ever watched Throwdown with Bobby Flay on Food Network?  I watched it the other day and he made the yummiest looking sloppy joes!  He called it “Neat Joes.”  I looked up his recipe and there were so many ingredients!  I don’t know about you but I do not like to buy 20… 

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